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YAND: Arise O’Compatriots. Nigeria calls obey.

Observing Africa at large and Nigeria in particular, one may be inclined to agree with the saying that “education has failed the African man and the African man has failed education. For the others who may agree that the world is directed by supreme beings, they may agree that there is a curse; spell or any other thing you can ...

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The President has no constitutional mandate to probe #corruption

Let us think of the Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate as, like a co-pilot. His hands are on the same lever with the president of the senate, navigating the nation through the storms of nation-build. That is right: nation-building does not happen at the executive office, it happens in the chambers of the nation’s legislative houses. This is a ...

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ADRON HOMES: CELEBRATE THIS ELD KABIR IN YOUR NEW HOME HURRY!!!!

Dear esteemed Readers, Do you know you can still become a landlord before this year Eld-Kabir celebration? Yes, it is possible for you to celebrate this Eld Kabir in a new house with free fat ram and groundnut oil. So hurry now and grab this opportunity buy a land at ADRON HOMES AND PROPERTIES IN LAGOS, make a down payment of ...

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Environment ministry, eight months after

By Greg Odogwu I am happy to announce to my esteemed readers that the remediation of the lead-polluted Shikira, in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State has been commenced by the Federal Ministry of Environment. Sadly, this is coming one year and three months after the devastating outbreak of lead poisoning that killed about 30 children and left hundreds ...

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REGISTER AND BE PART OF #WALKFORPEACE2016 IN LAGOS!

Dear Esteemed Readers/ Friends/Colleagues/Activists, If you are based in Lagos Nigeria or know anyone around this region kindly INFORM them about #Walkforpeace2016. No sector is immune to peace keeping meaning it is essential for success. We were not made to kill or destroy; we were born to make alive and sustain the living! Join the body of peace keeping as they ...

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HOPE RESTORED AS REMEDIATION BEGINS IN SHIKIRA!

We are extremely excited to announce that the Federal Government has finally bowed to public pressure and commenced the clean-up of Shikira, a small rural mining community situated in Rafi local government area, Niger State. One year and three months, after the devastating outbreak of lead poison that killed 28 children and left over 300 hundred others below the ages ...

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[APPLY] World Merit SDGs Awareness Survey

Sustainable Development Goals Awareness Survey is designed to promote all inclusive agenda of Global Goals which says ‘leave no one behind’. However taken few seconds out of your time to fill this survey would boost the awareness of SDGs towards the acceleration of its implementation most importantly at the grassroot level. CLICK TO FILL THE SURVEY  Remember to mention Sunday Chibuzor ...

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APPLY: LEAP Africa Social Innovators 2016-2017 Programme

LEAP Africa is calling for applications in its Social Innovators Programme (SIP) for 2016/2017 Fellowship year. As you are aware, LEAP Africa is a non-profit organization, committed to developing dynamic, innovative and principled African leaders. Since 2002, LEAP through its youth and business leadership programmes has equipped over 40, 000 youth across the six- geopolitical regions of Nigeria with skills ...

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Project PINK BLUE sets up Nigeria’s First Patient Navigation to fight #Cancer

On 9th May, 2016, Runcie C.W. Chidebe, the Executive Director of Project PINK BLUE was in New York for a meeting with Dr. Harold Freeman, the father of Patient Navigation Program (PNP) and founder Harold P. Freeman Patient Navigation Institute in New York, USA. The goal of the meeting was to conclude the partnership between Project PINK BLUE and Harold ...

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Leading the Change in advanced breast cancer by activating palliative care in #Nigeria

In her resolve to revolutionize palliative and cancer care generally in Nigeria, Project PINK BLUE in conjunction with her training Partners at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston Texas, USA conducted the Palliative Care ECHO Africa session with 18 Palliative care professionals in Abuja connected with other professionals across Africa and the United States of America in a ...

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